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  1. Old Time Country & Gospel Music

    Free event, complementary snacks. Bluegrass, Country, Gospel

  2. New exhibit at Florida Museum offers look at killer whales

    The Florida Museum of Natural History’s latest exhibit, “Whale People: Protectors of the Sea,” is a unique experience featuring a more than 4,000-pound, hand-carved totem of a human riding a killer whale. A 90-foot video projection around the totem depicts these animals in the wild…

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  3. Sherrie Pettigrew: Drawing- easy and fun as catching raindrops!

    Free Art Workshop for all Adults. No experience necessary. Materials provided. We do art for fun, community, and the joys of creativity. Tuesday March 5th we a very lucky to have Sherrie Pettigrew- a renown Gainesville artist and wonderful art teacher. Sherrie presents a very…

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  4. Get your Irish on…

    St. Patty’s Day. It’s time to get your Irish on! Featuring Irish fiddle from Sita Dial, Old time & Irish music from the Lilly Jane Band. Featuring Gville’s very own Irish band: Mourning Glories. Music from 2pm til 4:30ish. Because of high chance of rain…

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  5. Union Street Farmers Market (Wednesdays)

    The Union Street Farmers Market is at Bo Diddley Plaza every Wednesday from 4 to 7 pm. Get your seasonal veggies, baked goods, bread, pretzels, prepared food, local art, and more!

  6. CMC Thursday Night Poetry Jam

    Gainesville’s longest-running open mic poetry reading–25 years and counting. All styles invited–from Beat to Baroque, formal to freestyle, spoken word to academic, and everything in between. All forms of word-based art welcome: poetry of every possible sort, short prose, miniature theatrical pieces, word-centered performance art,…

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  7. Great American Cleanup – 2019 Main Event

    The annual Great American Cleanup main event will be held on Saturday, March 30, at 8 a.m. Come join us at Westside Park (Albert “Ray” Massey Park), 1001 NW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601. We provide supplies and, from there, volunteers spread throughout the community…

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  8. Elegance of Science winners to present their work April 1 at Florida Museum

    The Florida Museum of Natural History and Marston Science Library organize the annual Elegance of Science art contest to showcase art inspired by the research, scientific tools or concepts of UF students, faculty and staff. This year’s winners will present their submissions in the Florida…

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